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Shock to the Heart

When this story went to press, Steve Steen was still alive. But with a heart that's functioning at roughly 10 percent of normal capacity,...

Needed: A New Ark

In Texas, shrubs may be the among the first victims of global warming. It's a twist that might have pleased Molly Ivins. The shrubs in...

No Accounting for (No) Ethics

I recently had occasion to help a 78-year-old friend attempt to straighten out a problem with one of her credit cards. She lives on...

Can They Make It Look Like a Giant Drilling Rig?

Rather than hawking home furnishings, Pier 1 Imports should specialize in real estate flipping and taxpayer skinning. The company built its $90-million, 20-story headquarters...

Carrying Folks to Care

Things are tough all over for poor people in Arlington - no public transit, city policies seemingly aimed at keeping low-cost housing out of...

The East Side Comes Out Swingin’

Towering trees are among the many things that attracted Wanda Conlin to the Meadowbrook neighborhood in East Fort Worth five decades ago. She adores them,...

Forgetting his (Geek) Roots

Whenever I think about how technological innovations have changed the journalism business, I think of Moses and the Ten Commandments. When God had Moses...

Well Connected

Static so likes to see its colleagues succeed - especially when Fort Worth Weekly helped give them a little push along the road. The...

Bush-Boarding

So George W. Bush vetoed a bill that would outlaw the practice of waterboarding. Hold that thought for a moment. Two stories come immediately to...

No More Pours at the Panther

Over the weekend, the Panther City Coffee shop closed down. Yet another cool, independent coffee shop has fallen prey to the Fort's insatiable need...